Sam Tomlin

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All Fans Are Affected by the Welcome Ticket Price Debate - Not Just Those in the Premier League

(2) Comments | Posted January 25, 2013 | 6:00 PM

It's the £62 question: The price of an away ticket at Arsenal for Manchester City fans has finally pushed a nerve. Long-term challengers of exploitative practices and the juggernaut of greed and short-termism in football have been joined by more mainstream football analysts and the average supporter in the debate,...

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Tim Farron's Recent Call to Boycott Is Another Blow to the Status Quo in Football

(0) Comments | Posted November 9, 2012 | 4:15 AM

Around 700,000 people watch a professional match in England and Wales each week and football clubs have been bedrocks in communities for generations. As such, football and its governance has rightly merited social and political interest as exemplified by Liberal Democrat MP Tim Farron's suggestion the other week...

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